Is it creepy for an old man to be collecting silks? You will need to watch this presentation by Jim Thompson, the self-claimed unknown heir to the Thai silk fortune. But be forewarned, the mystery may continue.
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Mystery Weekend 2014
BY BRAD PENISTON
@ VOL 11
ON FEB 21, 2014
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Who Killed the King
BY KOSTYA KIMLAT
@ VOL 18
ON JUL 08, 2016
"I am going to tell you a true story, that I made up."
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This was "Presentation of the Day" on May 26th, 2017.
My Intangible Collection
BY HOLLY BRIGGS
@ VOL 20
ON AUG 18, 2016
"They are permanent records of somebody's big mistake."
In My Intangible Collection at PechaKucha Night Knoxville Vol. 20, Holly Briggs shares how her keen interest in other's unfortunate mishaps on the road have led her to pursue a hobby of photographing these colorful mistakes.
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BY VIKTOR BABENKO
@ VOL 4
ON DEC 17, 2016
Victor Babenko told history of souvenirs from the day when city was found till today. What were the souvenirs in the past and how they have changed through the times?
The story of Silk: How passion brings people together
BY CHLOE LING
@ VOL 4
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Chloe Ling first started her journey in dance in the bellydance genre. Here, she was introduced to a large repertoire of props usually used in the art. After delving deeper into the history of the props, she fell in love with their stories and how they come to represent the power passion has to connect and bond people